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The Library That Became a Department Store

By MPL Staff on Oct 3, 2017 1:03 PM

More than a century ago, a former home of the Central Library became a department store. In 1880, the ornate Library Block building opened with retail on the 1st floor and the Library moved on the 2nd floor.

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The Science of Saving Energy and Water

By MPL Staff on Aug 9, 2016 12:00 PM

We're in the business of helping you with your business, and also with helping you run your business cleanly, efficiently, and environmentally friendly.

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